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Governed As It Were By Chance

Orphan Black, Season 2, Episode 4

Orphan Black | Season 2 | Episode 4 | Governed As It Were By Chance

First aired on 10-05-2014

Episode Synopsis

Sarah comes home to look for answers. With Cosima’s help, she digs into the origins of the clone experiment. The hunt takes her right into the belly of the beast, but getting out again could cost her more than she knows.

Episode Recap

Cal and Sarah hide the car and the assumed dead Daniel. Sarah leaves Kira with Cal and returns to Mrs. S’s home with Felix, where they find news clippings of Susan and Ethan Duncan, the founders of Leda, the cloning project, and Rachel’s adoptive parent. Mrs. S, meanwhile, reunites with Carlton Redding (Roger R. Cross), who helped smuggle her and Sarah out of London. Helena escapes from the ranch after Henrik’s daughter Gracie (Zoe De Grand Maison) tries to kill her, and remembers that Henrik took something from her. Alison wakes up in rehab. She is told by Donnie that she will not see her children unless she stays a week. Sarah sneaks into Rachel’s apartment, only to be captured by the very much alive Daniel. As he tortures her, Helena arrives and kills Daniel. In the ranch it is revealed that Henrik took Helena’s egg cells for in vitro fertilization.


Director:David Frazee
Writer:Russ Cochrane
Starring:Tatiana Maslany
Starring:Dylan Bruce
Starring:Jordan Gavaris
Starring:Kevin Hanchard
Starring:Evelyne Brochu
Starring:Maria Doyle Kennedy
Starring:Michiel Huisman
Starring:Peter Outerbridge
Starring:Skyler Wexler
Starring:Kristian Bruun
Starring:Kristin Booth
Starring:Ari Millen
Starring:Zoé De Grand Maison
Starring:Matthew Bennett
Starring:Julian Richings
Starring:Raven Dauda
Starring:Roger R. Cross
Starring:Dave Tomlinson
Starring:Christy Bruce
Starring:Cynthia Galant